Author: Chefsumaija

Pineapple caremal splendour 1

Pineapple Caramel Splendour

Not many people are fond of Pineapples. Due to its rough, rugged , thorny appearance and also its sour flavor many people seem to stay away from this fruit. But give this dessert a try and I am sure it is going to change your thoughts about Pineapples. So, lets respect […]


Koonthal Ularthiyadhu

Squid is one of the all-time favourite seafood delicacies. It is a rich source of protein and helps in weight loss. It is also known as Koonthal or Kanava in Kerala. Koonthal Ularthiyadhu is a very popular dish in Kerala. It is very easy to prepare yet very tasty. Almost […]

Thalasserry kozhi kaal

KOZHI KAAL/TAPIOCA FRIES (Thalasserry style)

KOZHIKKAL…..? Literally it means chicken leg.but this crunchy snack is purely vegetarian! This Thalasserry 4’o clock snack is made of Tapioca,the starch rich root vegetable originated from latin america and now a most sought after ethnic food of Kerala…Kozhikkal get its name just because of the shape.It looks like fried […]

Oats banana fritters


  Here, I am sharing recipe of Oats coated banana fritters with you.Its an Oats coated Banana fried till it’s outer portion gets crispy while the inside remains soft.Use ripened banana for faster cooking, it helps to keep oats coating without burn. To make this snack healthy and different, I used four extra ingredients. To reduce usage of […]

Curry, Main Course

Chicken Ghee Roast

Chicken Ghee Roast is a popular Mangalorean Chicken recipe that is fiery red, tangy and spicy with a flavor of ghee roasted spices. It’s very extravagant in all sense, for starters, it uses Ghee and that too a good amount. The taste is also kinda over the top, the flavors are pretty sharp, there is […]

Main Course


I kept my promise to share this fried chicken recipe to all of my friends and all others. How to make crispy fried chicken at home in pressure cooker . So here we go with delicious ,crunchy fried chicken for all broasted chicken lovers. You can serve it as main course. […]

Chicken varattiyadh

Chicken varattiyathu..

Here I’m going to show you how to make Malabar style chicken varattiyathu. Its a simple dish that can made regularly at home.Its nothing fancy .its plain delicious.a delicate balanced flavoured with thalasserry spices in this chicken varattiyathu.Sometimes the simplest of ingredients can make a wonderful dish.chicken dishes are a […]

Mutton kakkam

Mutton Kakkam

Here I’m going to post our traditional recipie . A Thalasserry style preparation of mutton with with Malabar spices and herbs .Its called Mutton Kakkam.I got the kakkam secret from my ummammas firewood kitchen and I would like to name it as “ummammas treasure.” Kakkam ..this enigmatic dish has nothing […]